Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a petal or some aspect of one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. resembling a petal

Etymologies

petal +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • With his remaining hand, he pointed to the inner surface of one of the petallike plates that had made up that empty chest.

    The Urth of the New Sun

  • The top promptly splayed open, revealing six petallike appurtenances, each of which boasted four strings running from the outside rim down into the center of the "flower."

    Glory Lane

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